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Meaning of TOPIC THREAD

 
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[usenet, GEnie, CompuServe] A more or less continuous chain of postings on a single topic. To "follow a thread" is to read a series of usenet postings sharing a common subject or (more correctly) which are connected by Reference headers. The better newsreaders can present news in thread order automatically.

 

 

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